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TOWARDS MINIMAL USE OF ANTIBIOTICS

FOUNDATION FOR NATURAL LIVESTOCK FARMING
 The Foundation for Natural Livestock Farming (NLF) aims to promote food security, food quality and sustainable agriculture by reducing the use of antibiotics and other chemicals in livestock farming.

Combined experience on herbal products, animal management, local breeds and biodiversity conservation provides a viable strategy towards good quality animal products while saving antibiotics for our future.

INITIATIVES
NLF is working towards her goals by stimulating field-research with the natural livestock farming approach, and organizing exchanges between farmers and others in the livestock sector both at national and international level.

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NLF 5-LAYERED STRATEGY
As a result of the exchanges the Natural Livestock Farming 5-layered approach to reduce the use of antibiotics and other chemicals in dairy farming was developed.

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INITIATIVES

PRACTICAL SOLUTIONS FOR TODAY’S CHALLENGES IN LIVESTOCK FARMING
THROUGH STRATEGIC INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION

NEWS

Recognition by President of Ethiopia

November 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

During 1st Livestock Week celebrated November 15-19 2017 in Addis Ababa, Dr Getachew Gebru Tegegn received a certificate of national recognition for his contribution to the development of the Livestock and fisheries sector in Ethiopia. The [...]

Natural Livestock Farming strategy for reducing Anti-Microbial Resistance

November 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

This NLF article in Approaches to Poultry-Dairy- and Veterinary science describes the general NLF strategy to improve milk quality and reduce the use of antibiotics in dairy farming

Grazing for Carbon by US dairy and pig farmer Joel Salatin

October 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Interesting lecture Grazing for Carbon by US dairy and pig farmer Joel Salatin while recently visiting the Netherlands (56 minutes). He explains about the principles of the natural ways of farming practiced on his farm, [...]

Political Declaration on Antimicrobial Resistance

September 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Political Declaration of the High-level Meeting of the General Assembly on Antimicrobial Resistance from the United Nations.

A time for action: antimicrobial resistance needs global response

August 21st, 2016|0 Comments

Given the magnitude and severity of the threat of antimicrobial resistance, it is a sign of progress that Member States of the World Health Organization (WHO) are now developing national action plans in response to WHO’s Global action plan on antimicrobial resistance.

From uniformity to diversity

June 20th, 2016|0 Comments

An excellent analysis by the International Panel of Experts on Sustainable Food System.

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